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Thursday, 29 January 2015

Reading Worksheet

Please use the following image for today's reading lesson:


Wednesday, 28 January 2015

Stars and Constellations

Stars and Constellations:

Part A) - Vocabulary

On Page 187 find the four key terms, and provide an image, definition, and sentence using the word.

Part B) - Famous Constellations

Create a collage of four constellations that are well know.  Be sure to label the constellations, and give a full sentence of details for each. Be sure to share were you found the your information in a bibliography.

Part C) Research Project

Using the "Find Out" activity on page 190 write a research essay on the topic: "How did ancient civilizations use the stars in their society?"

Rubric:

1) A full Bibliography will be needed, and text references should be made to where you've found the information...

2) You should also follow the essay structure for writing...

3) And a clear understanding of the topic should be demonstrated...




Monday, 19 January 2015

Math Review: Monday Jan. 19/2015

Please complete the following worksheets...



Once finished this review complete questions 6 and 7 on page 97 of your text book.

Friday, 16 January 2015

Proof Reading Checklist

Make sure you check off each of the points on this list!

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Iw8iSh61_m8KLurc2Mr6jyEQu7KFrMAWmHcrx3VRLDE/edit?usp=sharing

Wednesday, 14 January 2015

Creepy Carrots Short Story Assignment:

Your Task:


Using the "Creepy Carrots" book as an example write your own suspenseful short story using the following resources to help you:


Rubric: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1L97DHdFuIBMRK6yDx-EQgLQVJB0qmhb-D7iq6CZm6KA/edit?usp=sharing

Short Story Structure Review:


http://padlet.com/sweetman_edu/storystructure

Suspense:


Review the examples found in the "Creepy Carrots" Book...

Word Choice:

Examples from "Creepy Carrots"

Ridiculous
Yanked
Passion
Sinister
Terrible
Whipped